Win a gourmet weekend in Exeter
The weekend will include a stay at The Salutation Inn and VIP tickets to the Exeter Festival of South West Food & Drink
Win travel book Dark Heavens: Shamans & Hunters of Mongolia worth £65
Found in the depths of the Taiga, a forested region of northern Mongolia, a little-known tribe live simpatico with herds of reindeer. Enter this competition to be in with a chance of discovering this area through the eyes of photographer Hamid Sardar
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Free tickets to Blenheim Palace and a complimentary afternoon tea
Afternoon Tea in Style
Built in the 17th century, the Old Parsonage Hotel is nestled in the heart of Oxford, a few minutes’ walk from the cultural and bohemian quarters of Ashmolean and Jericho. It boasts 35 individually designed bedrooms, each with luxurious handmade beds draped in natural fabrics and decorated with unique sketches from local artists. Book a one-night bed-and-breakfast stay from £179 and receive free tickets to explore majestic Blenheim Palace, followed by a complimentary afternoon tea worthy of the Duke of Marlborough himself. To book, call 01865 310 210 quoting ‘Food and Travel’. Bookings can be made between 9 December 2016 and 31 March 2017, excluding 24, 25 and 31 December, and 14 February. oldparsonage-hotel.co.uk
The Bountiful Kitchen
Indian Made Easy
Master the subtle art of spices with Amandip Uppal’s Indian Made Easy (Murdoch Books). Light, fresh plates include lamb kofta with saffron crème fraîche and aubergine with chilli and pomegranate dressing. Pick up a copy for £11.99 (RRP £14.99) with free p&p by calling 01256 302 699 and quote ‘GLR JX8’.
Bread Street Kitchen
Gordon Ramsay’s Bread Street Kitchen (Hodder & Stoughton) features 100 recipes from his award-winning restaurant adapted for relaxed home dining. Try his bang bang chicken salad or ricotta hotcakes. It’s just £12.50 (RRP £25) with free p&p when you call 01235 400 702, quoting the code ‘BSK1 7FT’.
Diana Henry is a name everyone needs on their kitchen shelves. In Simple (Mitchell Beazley), she uses store cupboard ingredients to create delicious meals such as pork chops with paprika. Try it for yourself for £17.50 (RRP £25), including p&p, by calling 01903 828 503 and quoting the code ‘Simple/MB658’.